|129th MAINE LEGISLATURE|
|LD 329||LR 352(01)|
|An Act To Exempt from Criminal Liability Persons Reporting a Drug-related Medical Emergency|
|Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill|
|Sponsor: Rep. Cardone of Bangor|
|Committee: Criminal Justice and Public Safety|
|Fiscal Note Required: Yes|
|Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement|
|Current biennium savings - General Fund
Minor revenue decrease - General Fund
Minor revenue decrease - Other Special Revenue Funds
|Correctional and Judicial Impact Statements|
reduction in costs to the Deparment of Corrections and to Indigent Legal
Services from fewer arrests and prosecutions.
Minor reduction of workload associated with the minimal number of cases that will no longer be filed in the court system.
A reduction in fine revenue will decrease General Fund and dedicated revenue by minor amounts.